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There’s no denying that this country has got its own swath of incredible tennis players. Argentines include the inspiring Gustavo Fernández, whose victory at Wimbledon single’s men’s wheelchair tennis earned him the ranking of No. 1 in the world …

At age 1, Gustavo Fernández, born in Río Tercero, Córdoba, was permanently paralyzed from the waist down after falling out of a chair. At age 25, he’s now ranked the No. 1 wheelchair tennis player in the world.…

So we were MIA for a couple of weeks with our little guiso of kumbaya; sorry about that. We’ve been busy searching for a true Argentine beer, doing the boliche grind and quite simply goofing around by comparing Buenos

Juan Martín Del Potro beat Roger Federer at the final of Indian Wells tournament yesterday, winning the first Masters 1000 of his already prolific career. The Argentine defeated the top-ranked player in the world (and arguably of history) by 6-4, …

Argentina will not be participating in the Davis Cup World Group in 2018 following yesterday’s 3-2 playoff defeat to Kazakhstan. The relegation comes just 10 months after Argentina lifted the trophy for the first time, breaking 16 consecutive years in …

Juan Martín Del Potro will face off against world no.2 and defending champion Novak Djokovic tonight at the Indian Wells Masters 1000 tournament, in what will be their second meeting in just twelve days.

The third round tie follows their …

An ATP 250 tennis match was subject to some on-court conflict on Wednesday, when two of Argentina’s former Davis Cup teammates Guido Pella and Carlos Berlocq exchanged insults during their round of 16 match in Brazil.

Berlocq, currently ranked no.67 …

After the stinging defeat against Belgium in the semifinals of the Davis Cup (3-2), Argentina can put away its tissues and pint of ice cream and cheer up. The team made the cut for a seed – sixth out of …

Argentine tennis-star Leonardo Mayer and compatriot Juan Mónaco have both progressed to the second round of the Italian Open with victories over Federico Gaio and Dusan Lajovic respectively.

27-year-old Mayer — who recently broke the top 25 in the world …

Aging Argentine tennis-player Juan Mónaco is continuing a surprising resurgence in form with an impressive showing in this year’s Miami Masters tournament that has seen him reach the quarters.

The Tandil-born 31-year-old faces world number nine Tomáš Berdych this evening …